The Fields Institutes for Research in Mathematical Sciences are currently inviting applications from scholars who are eligible for the 2020 AIMS Perimeter Africa Postdoctoral Fellowship Award. The fellowship is a unique position intended for new and recent PhDs holders who are African nationals working in the areas of mathematical sciences or fundamental theoretical physics.
The research supported in the fellowship includes applied mathematics, statistics, and computer science, as well as collaboration between mathematicians and those applying mathematics in areas such as engineering, the physical and biological sciences, medicine, and economics and finance.
To apply, you must submit a cover letter which will clearly state your nterest in specific research programs and also, all supporting document must be submitted.Table of Content
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This scholarship aims to support new and recent PhDs holders who are African nationals working in the areas of mathematical sciences or fundamental theoretical physics. The goal of this initiative is to support the careers of young researchers who have a commitment to advance science in Africa.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, their curriculum vitae, a description of their research interests, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent on their behalf. The cover letter should include a statement about the candidate’s interest in specific research programs at Fields or Perimeter, as well as names of faculty members at Fields, Perimeter, or Ontario universities with whom the candidate may be interested in working
For more details, visit Fields Institutes for Research in Mathematical Sciences website